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Boston to Worcester, MA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$0.99
Shortest Duration0h 45m
Trips per day33
bus carriers2
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Boston to Worcester
4.8
Based on 4 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.7
Staff
4.0
Value
4.7
Condition
4.7
Joseph
5.0
October 7, 2019Vacation
Pros
Smooth n stress free
Cons
Nothing
Tips
None
Ardis C
4.0
June 4, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Efficiency
Cons
Permission to visit felt not granted
Tips
None

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Boston to Worcester, MA cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Boston to Worcester were $5.00.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Boston to Worcester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $8.06 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Boston to Worcester, MA?

The distance between Boston and Worcester is approximately 38.60 miles, or 62.10 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 1 hour and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 45 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Boston to Worcester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Worcester, MA by bus is usually on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Boston to Worcester?

On average there are 33 scheduled bus trips per day. Peter Pan Lines has the most regularly scheduled departures from Boston to Worcester, MA, with an average of 34.347 trips per day and 420.75 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Boston to Worcester. Of the 33 trips there are 27 trips that are direct connections to Worcester.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Boston to Worcester, MA start at $9.00.

2 carriers offer Boston to Worcester, MA bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Boston to Worcester from $5.00. There are 5.403509 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Boston to Worcester and you can expect on average to pay $5.83 for a Greyhound ticket to Worcester. In Boston, Greyhound departs to Worcester from South Station Bus Terminal, In Worcester, Greyhound arrives at Union Station- 2 Washington Sqr,

An average trip on Greyhound from Boston to Worcester takes 1 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Worcester in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $6.34 for a weekend trip to Worcester.

Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$5.83

Peter Pan Lines

Book Peter Pan Lines from Boston to Worcester from $0.99. There are 34.346939 trips per day offered by Peter Pan Lines from Boston to Worcester and you can expect on average to pay $14.48 for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Worcester. In Boston, Peter Pan Lines departs to Worcester from South Station Bus Terminal and 4 other stations. In Worcester, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Union Station- 2 Washington Sqr and one other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Boston to Worcester takes 1 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Worcester in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 21.076923 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $13.78 for a weekend trip to Worcester.

Avg. Time
1h 18m
Avg. Price
$14.48
There are 5 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Worcester will depart from these stations in Boston:
  • South Station Bus Terminal
  • Logan Intl Airport
  • Massachusetts State House
  • Park Square
  • Copley Square
Buses arrive in Worcester at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Worcester for trips arriving from Boston:
  • Union Station- 2 Washington Sqr
  • Park & Ride - Rte 146

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